J18 News in the New Century. Reading & understanding the news towards developing a critical public voice. 3u.
R J100 History of the Press. Development of the news media, including Asia & the Philippines. 3 u.
R J101 Introduction to Journalism. Functions, principles and standards of journalism; types of news; reportorial skills. Prerequisite: any course on English grammar and any course on Philippine History. 3 u.
R J102 News Reporting. Covering and writing the news. Prerequisite: J101. 3 u.
J103 Interpretative Writing. News analysis and commentary, including columns and editorials. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J105 Investigative Reporting. Principles and techniques of investigative journalism. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J107 Business Reporting. Covering developments in business and industry. Prerequisite: J102, Econ 100.1. 3 u.
J109 Writing for Popular Audiences. Principles and techniques of popularizing technical and scientific materials for general audiences and publication in the mass media. Prerequisite: JS/COI. 3 u.
R J110 Journalism Ethics. Analysis of ethical issues and problems in journalism. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J111 Feature Writing. Principles and techniques of writing feature articles for newspapers and magazines. Prerequisite: any course on literature and the humanities. 3 u.
J112 Reporting on the Environment. Principles and techniques of writing news and feature articles about the environment. Prerequisite: J102. 3u.
J116 Computer-Assisted Reporting. Principles and techniques in using database management software and the Internet in newsreporting. Prerequisite: J102. 3u.
J117 Online Journalism. News reporting and production for the Internet & the World Wide Web. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
R J121 The Newsroom. Copyediting, headline writing, simple layouting; evaluating the news, and planning news coverage. Prerequisite: J110. 3 u.
R J122 Publication Design and Layout. Computer usage in designing newspapers, magazines, brochures, newsletters, and websites. Prerequisite: J121. 3 u.
J123 Photojournalism. Basic principles of photographic coverage of news events. Prerequisite: J102, COI for non-majors. 3 u.
J133 Alternative Journalism. Reporting for and about special audiences and development issues. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J136 Community Press. History, development and present conditions of the community press in the Philippines, with practical application of journalism principles and techniques. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J151 Advertising. History, principles, management, and application of advertising processes. Prerequisite: J102. 3 u.
J152 Public Information & Public Relations. Principles, ethics, processes, tools, techniques, and the practice of public relations, including public information. Prerequisite: J102, SS. 3 u.
J195 Specialized Reporting. Writing for special newspaper & magazine sections, theory & practice. 3 u.
R J196 Seminar. Prerequisite: SS. 3 u.
R J198 Journalism Internship. Practicum in a news media establishment or advertising agency. Prerequisite: SS. 3 u.
R J199 Research in Journalism. Prerequisite: CR101, SS. 3 u.
R J200 Thesis. Prerequisite: J199. 3 u.